December 6, 2012 - Ontario says it is helping eligible electric vehicle (EV) owners install charging stations at their homes and businesses by offering a rebate of 50% (to a maximum of $1000) of the total purchase and installation cost of an electric vehicle charging station.
December 5, 2012 - A big thanks to David Pilon, an electrical inspector with SaskPower, for telling EBMag about this great deal for electrical contractors, regulators, suppliers, wholesalers, manufacturers, etc.:
December 5, 2012 - BC Hydro says a new 500kV, 247-km transmission line from Merritt to Coquitlam that will improve power delivery to homes and businesses on B.C.’s Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island is now under construction.
December 5, 2012 - PowerStream has announced its annual charity golf tournament, held this September at the Nottawasaga Inn Resort in Alliston, Ont., raised the largest total amount in the five-year history of the tournament being a charity event. It netted more than $90,000 for the company’s 2012 fundraising campaign in support of the United Way of York Region and the United Way of Greater Simcoe County.
December 5, 2012 - Universal Lighting Technologies has signed SLR Marketing Inc. to serve as its sales representative agency in Ottawa, Ont., and all of Quebec.
December 4, 2012 - The Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA) celebrated its leaders and innovators with a classy gala during Solar Canada 2012: the inaugural GameChanger Awards. And EBMag was there (video and photos below, A. Capkun)!
December 4, 2012 - The Electrium—Hydro-Quebec’s electricity interpretation centre—opens its doors to you and your family this holiday season. Little explorers can discover the world of science with initiation workshops animated by Profaqua, and a shortened version of the centre’s guided tour is also on the program...all free-of-charge.
November 30, 2012 - Eaton Corporation plc and electrical equipment supplier Cooper Industries plc have concluded Eaton’s $13-billion acquisition of the latter.
November 30, 2012 - Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc. believes the addition of a new Hydro One transmission line in Guelph is critically needed to meet the increasing demand for electricity in the growing community, reduce outage frequency and improve the resiliency of the electricity system to deal with extreme conditions. Energy conservation and local generation are also part of the solution.
November 29, 2012 - Using two overhead bridge cranes operating in tandem, BC Hydro installed a rotor twice as heavy as the Statue of Liberty at its GM Shrum facility on the Peace River near Hudson’s Hope earlier this month.
November 29, 2012 - Liteline Corp. has hired Janietech as its sales agent in Quebec City and surrounding area effective November 30, 2012. Established in 1997 by Claude Harvey, the agency is led by David Lavallee.
November 29, 2012 - Acklands-Grainger was recently recognized as having one of the most admired corporate cultures in Canada in a study administered by Waterstone Human Capital. Congratulations!
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